Here is a general reference for our calendar of blooms – please remember that weather can affect actual bloom times. If you want to see if something specific is blooming, please call Visitor Services at (818) 949-4200.
JANUARY: Camellias, cherry trees and winter annuals
FEBRUARY: Camellias, magnolias, cherry trees and daffodils
MARCH: Tulips, camellias, irises, lilacs, cherry trees, clivia and daffodils
APRIL: Azaleas, camellias, irises, lilacs, native plants and wildflowers and wisteria
MAY: Roses, azaleas, camellias, irises, wildflowers and California natives
JUNE: Modern and heritage roses and summer annuals
JULY, AUGUST & SEPTEMBER: Roses, summer annuals and perennials, crape myrtle, and cassia
OCTOBER: Sasanqua camellias, roses and fall foliage
NOVEMBER: Camellias, toyon berries, annuals, gingko and fall foliage
DECEMBER: Camellias, toyon berries, annuals and ginkgo.
Pink is the color of early autumn at Descanso. (From left) naked lady lilies (Amarcrinum), the flowering tree Chorisia speciosa, and Camellia sasanqua 'Double Rainbow'